In a store of over 10,000 products, IKEA has one of the most diverse selections of home goods anywhere in Canada. That said, choosing what makes sense for your home can still be a tricky task. Between desks, lamps, sideboards and the popular FRAKTA bags — the options are endless. To make it easier for you, IKEA has released an insider report with the latest details on the most popular IKEA products in Canada. This report includes popular accessories like the GLIMMA candle and the POKAL glass.
The big trend this year is organization: Canadians are ready to invest in timeless pieces that focus on function above all else. So while the most popular IKEA products may fluctuate throughout the years, one thing remains — these will always have a place in your shopping cart.
One of the most versatile and minimalist lines of IKEA bedroom furniture has to be HEMNES. It’s no surprise Canadians are flocking to this daybed for its functional storage, space and ability to turn from a twin into a king size bed with ease.
HEMNES Daybed, IKEA, $509.
This pack of 100 GLIMMA candles is by far one of the most popular IKEA accessories to date. The affordability alone is a big sell, not to mention the value. Even though these tiny tealights don’t last long, it’ll be a while before you have to purchase another pack. Besides, who doesn’t love a bit of ambiance?
GLIMMA Tealights, IKEA, $8.
Probably one of our favourite pieces on this list, the KALLAX shelf is an IKEA must-have in every home. The versatility of being able to fit in any space combined with the affordable price makes this purchase a no-brainer. Canadians often put this piece as a buffet table in dining rooms or bookshelf in bedrooms.
KALLAX Shelf, IKEA, $109.
According to IKEA, in 2023 alone Canadians have purchased the SPRUTTIG clothing hangers 30% more than last year. These minimalist and affordable alternatives to wooden hangers are the perfect way to organize your closet this season.
SPRUTTIG Hangers, IKEA, $2.
During back-to-school season, the MICKE desk always ends up in our shopping carts. This highly functional and space efficient desk has everything you need at the right price. Perfect for condos, dorms or even as a makeup vanity.
MICKE Desk, IKEA, $159.
Are we the only ones the always run out of cups when hosting a party? Worries be gone with the POKAL glass! This durable and affordable glass is an easy way to beef up your glassware without breaking the bank.
POKAL Glass, IKEA, $1.
Although most Gen Z/Millennial Canadians are in their “no bedframe era”, we can’t deny that if we were to purchase one, it would be this. The MALM bedframe is a quick build with a complimentary colour palette perfect for any space
MALM Bedframe, IKEA, $349.
The all-time favourite storage drawers for Canadians, the MALM drawer chest is an absolute score. With four very spacious drawers, this chest is perfect for bedrooms looking to get a storage upgrade. Some even use the MALM drawers as a storage unit for tools!
MALM Drawer, IKEA, $199.
Functional and condo-friendly, this sofa is an easy integration into any living room or den. Canadians love this sofa for its comfort, size and ability to clean with ease.
KIVIK Sofa, IKEA, $999.
If you’re looking for even more storage for your bedroom, look no further than the HEMNES dresser. This multi-functional dresser even works well as a TV stand for your living room.
HEMNES Dresser, IKEA, $479.